June, 2014

6 Facts to Know about Filing for Bankruptcy Again (Pt. 3)

June 30, 2014

Here is the conclusion to our three-part blog 6 Facts to Know about Filing for Bankruptcy Again. Fact 5 – When debt from a first bankruptcy case wasn’t discharged, there may be problems trying to get it discharged by filing for bankruptcy again. All of the previous facts in this blog have been based on…
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6 Facts to Know about Filing for Bankruptcy Again (Pt. 2)

June 26, 2014

Picking up from where 6 Facts to Know about Filing for Bankruptcy Again (Pt. 1) left off, here are some more important facts you should be aware of when you are considering filing for bankruptcy again. Fact 3 – The time limits for filing for bankruptcy again will depend on whether you are filing for…
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6 Facts to Know about Filing for Bankruptcy Again (Pt. 1)

June 22, 2014

Bankruptcy can be an effective way for people to get out from under crippling debt because it can help them discharge a substantial portion of that debt while protecting some of their assets. After successfully resolving a firt bankruptcy case, many people would like to believe that they have moved past their financial struggles and…
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4 Steps for Fixing Credit Report Mistakes (Pt. 2)

June 18, 2014

Continuing from 4 Steps for Fixing Credit Report Mistakes (Pt. 1), here are the next steps to take when you notice mistakes on your credit report and are ready to take action to get them corrected. Step 2: Contact the credit reporting bureau. If contacting the bank or creditor to resolve the error is not…
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4 Steps for Fixing Credit Report Mistakes (Pt. 1)

June 13, 2014

Keeping in theme with our recent discussion on common credit report mistakes, here we will take a closer look at what consumers can do to get these mistakes fixed. It’s important to point out that, when it comes to your credit report: You are legally entitled to receive one free copy of your credit report…
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Beware of These 4 Common Credit Report Mistakes (Pt. 2)

June 11, 2014

Picking up from where we left off in Beware of These 4 Common Credit Report Mistakes (Pt. 1), below we will continue our discussion regarding errors that commonly arise on people’s credit reports. Credit Report Mistake 2: Social security number errors. Your social security number (SSN) is a critical part of your identifying information and…
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Beware of These 4 Common Credit Report Mistakes (Pt. 1)

June 9, 2014

Your credit report is a very detailed depiction of your credit history that is used to determine your credit score. Consequently, your credit report may become very important when you are ready to make larger purchases (like, for example, when you are ready to buy a home or a car). While you want to be…
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5 Facts to Know about Colorado Bankruptcy Exemptions (Pt. 2)

June 4, 2014

Continuing from 5 Facts to Know about Colorado Bankruptcy Exemptions (Pt. 1), here are some more crucial things that people should know when it comes to taking advantage of bankruptcy exemptions in order to protect as much of their assets as possible. Fact 3: Jointly filing for bankruptcy can double some Colorado bankruptcy exemptions. Jointly…
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